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Boating Jokes and Funny Boat Names!

One thing that many punters do when travelling (including myself) is hopping on board a boat and hopefully not bringing up the entire contents of their stomach if they go out on a boat trip of some kind – for example, fishing for yellowfin tuna, or going for a boat trip to some tropical island […]

Shipping Containers – Why Intrepid Travellers Like Cargo Transport!

If you’re lucky enough to be a full time traveller because you’ve managed to be the recipient of a rather large inheritance or be the beneficiary of a rich family trust, you might have the opportunity to travel overseas via a cargo ship. I’ve sort of done this – but it was only for a […]

Flowrider – Wave Machine on the back of a Cruise Ship!

I’m not really the cruising type – I’ve never actually been on one, but I find these large heavy metal beasts that float in the water without sinking pretty fascinating anyway. Cruising is still going nuts around the world, and there are myriad of options and locations where cruise ships visit. But it’s not just […]

Super Yachts – How The Ultra Rich Travel

Now, if you had all of the money in the world and felt like blowing millions of dollars on stuff that only tonnes of money could buy, what would you want to spend it on? Well, for some of the ultra, ultra, dirty filthy rich, they would spend it on ridiculously expensive Super Yachts and […]

The Love Boat TV Series – Top 10 Cruising Stereotypes

The Love Boat TV Series - Top 10 Cruising Stereotypes & P & O Pacific Dawn Ship

The Love Boat – Soon We’ll Be Making Another Run! The Love Boat was a very daggy late 1970s / early 1980s television series that showed the adventures of Captain Stubing and his lovable crew (with cool names like Isaac and Gopher) as they went cruising around the world in the very flash Pacific Princess […]

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